verb (used without object), be·came, be·come, be·com·ing.
verb (used with object), be·came, be·come, be·com·ing.
British Dictionary definitions for become of
verb -comes, -coming, -came or -come (mainly intr)
Word Origin for become
Idioms and Phrases with become of (1 of 2)
Happen to, befall, be the fate of, as in I haven't seen Joe in a year; what has become of his book? The King James Bible has this idiom (Genesis 37:20): “We shall see what will become of his dreams.” [Late 1500s]
Idioms and Phrases with become of (2 of 2)
In addition to the idiom beginning with become
- become of
, also see idioms beginning with